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 The location of Genelle 

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Around Genelle ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Nelson. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the northeast of Genelle. Nelson has a population of 9,300 people.<1>

The next largest community is Castlegar. It lies just north of Genelle and has a population of 7,300 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Genelle and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>

Community   2006
Population
DirectionDistance
Fruitvale   [Map]     1,952   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Grand Forks   [Map]     4,036   W   36 miles [57.9 km]
Greenwood   [Map]     625   W   45 miles [72.4 km]
Midway   [Map]     621   W   50 miles [80.5 km]
Montrose   [Map]     1,012   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Rossland   [Map]     3,278   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Salmo   [Map]     1,007   E   18 miles [29 km]
Slocan   [Map]     314   N   39 miles [62.8 km]
Trail   [Map]     7,237   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Warfield   [Map]     1,729   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Colville (WA)   [Map]     ---   S   47 miles [75.6 km]
Ione (WA)   [Map]     ---   S   34 miles [54.7 km]
Kettle Falls (WA)   [Map]     ---   S   45 miles [72.4 km]
Metaline Falls (WA)   [Map]     ---   SE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Northport (WA)   [Map]     ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]

The following is a sample of nearby communities:

Community   DirectionDistance
Beaver Falls   [Map]       SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Birchbank   [Map]       S   3 miles [4.8 km]
Brilliant   [Map]       N   7 miles [11.3 km]
East Trail   [Map]       S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Glade   [Map]       NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Kinnaird   [Map]       N   5 miles [8 km]
Ootischenia   [Map]       NE   5 miles [8 km]
Park Siding   [Map]       E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Pass Creek   [Map]       N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Robson   [Map]       N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Silica   [Map]       SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Sunningdale   [Map]       S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Tadanac   [Map]       S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Thrums   [Map]       NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Waneta   [Map]       S   14 miles [22.5 km]

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Genelle. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Genelle.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Genelle. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.

Airports Near Genelle ...

It's important to note that some of the following airports are in a timezone that is different than Genelle - which is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT). When making plans (such as a reservation), keep in mind that you might need to contend with timezone differences.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Genelle.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  Location  NFDC<4>
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Kootenay Rgnl. (YCG/CYCG)   [Map]     Castlegar  CYCG   NNE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Trail Airport    [Map]     Trail  CAD4   SSE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Nelson Airport    [Map]     Nelson  CZNL   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Avey Fld. State Airport   [Map]     Laurier (WA)  69S   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Genelle.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Genelle. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)   [Map]     Kelowna  CYLW   NW   91 miles [146.5 km]
Spokane Intl. (GEG/KGEG)   [Map]     Spokane (WA)  GEG   S   110 miles [177 km]
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)   [Map]     Calgary (AB) * CYYC   NE   208 miles [334.7 km]
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)   [Map]     Seattle (WA)  BFI   WSW   241 miles [387.9 km]
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)   [Map]     Seattle (WA)  SEA   WSW   244 miles [392.7 km]
Vancouver Intl. (YVR/CYVR)   [Map]     Vancouver  CYVR   W   247 miles [397.5 km]

Located within the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT)

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
West Kootenay Rgnl. (YCG/CYCG)   [Map]     Castlegar  CYCG   NNE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Penticton Rgnl. (YYF/CYYF)   [Map]     Penticton  CYYF   WNW   87 miles [140 km]
Canadian Rockies Intl. (YXC/CYXC)   [Map]     Cranbrook * CYXC   ENE   90 miles [144.8 km]
Coeur d'Alene Airport(COE/KCOE)   [Map]     Coeur d'Alene (ID)  COE   SSE   107 miles [172.2 km]

Located within the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT)

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)     Location  NFDC
Report  
DirectionDistance
Trail Airport    [Map]     Trail  CAD4   SSE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Nelson Airport    [Map]     Nelson  CZNL   NE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Avey Fld. State Airport   [Map]     Laurier (WA)  69S   WSW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Sullivan Lake State Airport   [Map]     Metaline Falls (WA)  09S   SE   31 miles [49.9 km]
Grand Forks Airport (ZGF/CZGF)   [Map]     Grand Forks  CZGF   WSW   36 miles [57.9 km]
Ione Muni.   [Map]     Ione (WA)  S23   SSE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Colville Muni.(ICAO: K63S)   [Map]     Colville (WA)  63S   S   46 miles [74 km]
Crawford Bay Airport   [Map]     Crawford Bay  CAR2   NE   50 miles [80.5 km]
Midway Airport   [Map]     Midway  CBM6   WSW   51 miles [82.1 km]

Detailed Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Kelowna Intl. (YLW/CYLW)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Spokane Intl. (GEG/KGEG)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Grand Forks Airport (ZGF/CZGF)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Colville Muni.(ICAO: K63S)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Calgary Intl. (YYC/CYYC)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
King County Intl. (BFI/KBFI)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Seattle - Tacoma Intl. (SEA/KSEA)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Vancouver Intl. (YVR/CYVR)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
West Kootenay Rgnl. (YCG/CYCG)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Penticton Rgnl. (YYF/CYYF)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Canadian Rockies Intl. (YXC/CYXC)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Coeur d'Alene Airport(COE/KCOE)
  AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Genelle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.


The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Genelle:

Panoramio.com

Looking for information about genealogy? We recommend a visit to these websites when searching in and around the area of Genelle:

Cyndi's List for the Province of British Columbia
Family Search for the Province of British Columbia
CanadaGenWeb for the Province of British Columbia

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Genelle.






Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Genelle were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Genelle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Genelle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Genelle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Genelle

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Genelle), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Genelle.



 
 
 

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